Expert 518671 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

With more than 25 years experience in civil infrastructures, I have spent my career working with building systems, balconies, parking garages, bridge piers, and decks. I have additional knowledge in forensic and failure investigation and litigation support on building envelopes; roofing systems; balconies; pavements and runways; parking structures; as well as material testing, including concrete, aluminum, steel, anchor bolts and asphalt. Through investigation and engineering analysis, I am able to determine the causes of structural performance issues, such as structural distress, excessive displacement, or excessive vibrations to partial or total structural collapse. I have also spent over 25 years offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a Buildings Construction Expert Witness in Illinois.

Expert 517342 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of Construction experience with expertise in heavy-highway projects and construction materials, as well pavement materials and construction. I have over 30 years of Senior Management responsibility. My company specializes in heavy civil engineering projects, highway and rail construction, pavements and pavement materials, construction claims, and dispute resolution and construction defects. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 500037 - AL AK AZ AR CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in Asphalt Paving and Road Construction. My experience includes general engineering, road-building, and standard practices of asphalt paving methods. I have worked as an Estimator, Chief Estimator, Project Superintendent, General Superintendent, General Manager/Vice President of a large paving contractor performing asphalt paving construction and road maintenance in Southern California. I have been involved with private, residential, commercial, and public works construction. I served on the Board of Directors of multiple associations within the industry. Over the last 10 years, I have worked as a consultant and expert witness in over 40 legal cases involving trip and falls, construction defects, standard of care, motorcycle accidents, and wrongful death. I have experience with depositions and courtroom testimony.

Expert 97468 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in geology and geotechnical engineering. My expertise includes: earth movement, soil settlement, soil heave, soil creep, soil collapse, soil expansion, slope stability, landslides, mudflows, bluff failure, rock fall, stream bank collapse, drainage, erosion, moisture intrusion, slab seepage, crawlspace water, basement water, distress to structures, wall cracks, slab cracks, slab settlement, slab heave, foundation settlement, and foundation cracks. My additional expertise includes: retaining walls, wall collapse, wall cracks, wall settlement, wall lean, pavement, pavement settlement, pavement cracks, pavement separation, swimming pools, spas, pool cracks, pool settlement, pool heave, construction defects, grading (fill compaction and / or settlement), drainage, foundation, retaining walls, geologic hazards, faults, earthquakes, and liquefaction. I have 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 107650 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) NV OK OR WA

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a Civil Engineer. My expertise includes drainage design & Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), construction, hydrologic analyses, site-work, facility assessments, and hydraulic computations, as well as working with storm drain channel systems and pipe systems. I have extensive technical knowledge of all phases of site development design, with particular emphasis on grading, drainage, pavements, and civil utilities. I also have substantial experience with engineering portions of site selection studies and evaluations, many of which ultimately developed into design and construction projects ranging in size from small commercial and industrial parcels to large public and private developments. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience.